A few weeks ago, I met a fellow writer at a party.
He told me a story that made me so mad I almost threw Chex Mix at him.
Here’s how the scene went down:
I stood in a swanky apartment full of my boyfriend’s parents’ friends, chatting to...
You’re standing at a holiday party, bopping along to a festive playlist and piling bleu cheese onto butterfly-shaped butter crackers.
You feel FANTASTIC. Maybe it’s the candlelight, the rum punch, or your cute velvet dress. Who knows? Who cares?
(Side note: Velvet is BACK, according to...
Remember when you were 2.25 years old and you cuddled on the couch with your mom? You both stared at a picture book splayed out in your lap, and she pointed to an illustration and asked, “What animal is that?”
“DEER!” you shouted, beaming.
And your mom...
I'll never forget the look on Amy's face when she stopped me in the school hallway and said, "Congrats on winning Most Original. You really deserve it."
Amy (not her real name) was one of the cool kids.
Even though we were both in 8th grade, she...
Wednesday night, I hit bottom (of my Funfetti batter mixing bowl).
I had tears in my eyes as I licked my spoon clean. After throwing the bowl into the kitchen sink, I stormed back into the living room.
Boyfriend sat on the couch, looking up at me...